Since 2006 we have been working on the renovation of Borneo Rainforest Lodge. 24 of the 31 rooms are complete and we have finally started the Big One – renovation of the Main Lodge building itself. So far the contractor has succeeded in pulling the lodge apart and now has two months in which to put it back together!
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Borneo Rainforest Lodge, Danum Valley defended the Nature Lodge Award category it won in 2007. Borneo Rainforest Lodge also won the Best Tourism Attraction Award with its Canopy Walkway.
The contractor is currently on site building the third and penultimate stage of the Borneo Rainforest Lodge renovation. Work on these 9 chalets is due to be completed by June 2009 and will bring the total inventory of renovated chalets to 24 rooms. Most interesting is that two of these chalets will be linked by […]
The second phase of refurbishment at Borneo Rainforest Lodge was completed earlier this year, adding 4 deluxe and 1 standard rooms to the upgraded inventory. Following the popularity of the outside tubs in Phase I, all remaining deluxe rooms will have their own private outside tub with view of the river and/or primary rainforest.
Work has just started on site for the second phase chalet refurbishment. I’ll bring you an update on this in due course. Meanwhile here are some professional photos of the first phase chalets which were completed last year. Visitor feedback so far is excellent, especially on the private outdoor bathtubs. There is also anecdotal evidence […]